"A Moi Paris 2" An intermediate bilingual audiobook
In this fun intermediate bilingual audio novel you will follow the everyday Parisian life of three young women and their group of friends - who you may already know from my beginner novel ‚" A Moi Paris".
Developed specially to address the needs of intermediate speakers and recorded at a manageable speed, "À Moi Paris 2" features longer dialogues, common verb tenses and all the liaisons and glidings that define modern spoken French.
Boost your French to the next level of fluency!
- each chapter covers themes such as "directions, on the phone, cooking, colloquial French..."
- the novel is recorded by a native Parisian, using informal modern-French pronunciation
- the dialogues feature realistic conversations and authentic characters
- everyday situations = vocabulary you will actually use
- idioms and other difficulties are expanded upon in the companion study guide
Sample chapter 1 of the novel:
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Table of Contents for A Moi Paris 2
Chapter 1: Invitations by Telephone
Our story begins as Mary just asked her parents the permission to continue her studies in Paris. Her friends decide to celebrate this good news by going to a restaurant. In this chapter, we will study phone related vocabulary.
Chapter 2: Evening at the Restaurant
In this chapter, Mary's friends meet up at the restaurant. We'll study the vocabulary of vacationing and hobbies.
Chapter 3: A Typical Day
In this chapter, we'll follow the girls as they go through their daily activities: their morning routine, their habits and what they study at the university. Note also the vocabulary on sleep, hair and makeup, school. This chapter has a lot of vocabulary, covers many different themes, it's a bit more advanced in French, so don't hesitate to consult the translation.
Chapter 4: Grocery Shopping
The girls go grocery shopping. This chapter focuses on spoken and colloquial French: the ne disappear, the pro- nouns become shorter and become the first sound of the verb, there are a lot of glidings. Note the vocabulary for food.
Chapter 5: A day at Work
In this chapter, we'll follow Claudia and Mary at work, and will study vocabulary related to the restaurant.
Chapter 6: Departure to the Countryside
Patrick and Mary are in the car, driving to Patrick's brother's house. Note the vocabulary on cars and directions.
Chapter 7: Weekend in the Countryside
Patrick and Mary are spending the weekend in Arnaud's house. They'll talk about the projects to remodel the house; we'll study the vocabulary of home improvement and gardening.
Chapter 8: Arnaud Got Hurt
Arnaud got injured as he was working on the house. In this chapter, we'll go over the typical medical questions one is being asked at the hospital.
Chapter 9: Cooking Risotto
The girls invited Rosa and Grégoire for dinner, and he is going to prepare his famous risotto. We'll study cook- ing related vocabulary.
Chapter 10: Risotto Night
During dinner, they talk about their families. We'll study the vocabulary of family, physical appearance and personality.
Chapter 11: Computer Breakdown
In this chapter, Mary's computer breaks down, and we'll go over computer terms.
Chapter 12: At Monceau Park
Grégoire meets up with Rosa, her nephew and her niece for the afternoon. We'll study the children related vocabulary.
Chapter 13: In a Fancy Restaurant – First Part
Patrick and Mary are having dinner in a very chic restaurant. In the next 2 chapters, we will study in depth the expressions and vocabulary you will encounter at a restaurant, as well as ways to comment on food. Please refer directly to the translation for the dish translations, since I will not list them all here. In this first part, Patrick and Mary choose a table, and order their food and wine.
Chapter 14: In a Fancy Restaurant – Second Part
In this second part, Patrick and Mary start to eat, and comment on the food (how French of them...)
Chapter 15: The World is Mine!
Mary and her grandmother discuss about life and life choices. We'll cover the vocabulary for big life stages.
- Target Level:
- Audio Duration:
2 hours & 54 minutes
MP3 & PDF Download
- PDF Book:
124 Pages & 71 Pages of Translation
French with English translation
- Author: Camille Chevalier-Karfis
"I'm tremendously exited about A Moi Paris 2. Studying with your audiobooks has been a joy in many ways, especially the authenticity which is so different from the textbook dialogs that one usually sees" - Ed Cottingham - USA
"Perfect for anyone wanting to understand daily French conversations. There is nothing else like this on the market. Superb technical quality" - Jaye Morency
"I began learning French in school many years ago, we just chanted the verbs over and over. It is a great pleasure learning French YOUR way. Thank you." - Dot C. - UK
"Camille 'demystifies' the French language. She is able to provide her students with lots of useful and interesting insights into the French language and culture..." - Tanya Cherneva
"Your audio is brilliant because I realised that I do understand much more than I thought I could" - Gaynor Devereaux